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5 Good Habits For Pro Tools Users
Whether you're new to Pro Tools or just looking for some insider tips, here are 5 ways you can make sure you're getting the most out of this powerful DAW.
Oct. 11, 2019
Getting To Grips With MIDI Instrument Tracks In Pro Tools
MIDI instrument tracks can do more than simple MIDI tracks in Pro Tools, and Joe Albano is here to show you how to put them to work in the most effective way.
Aug. 22, 2018
Pro Tools to Sibelius In 5 Quick Steps
Sibelius has score editing tools that go beyond what Pro Tools can currently offer, so you may want to use both for maximum productivity. Matt Vanacoro explains how in five easy steps.
Jun. 16, 2017
Exporting and Importing Between DAWs Without Losing Your Mind
Here's a useful tutorial on how to share between different Digital Audio Workstations, like Logic Pro and Pro Tools and even audio to video software like Final Cut Pro or Premiere.
Aug. 17, 2016
Now You Can Control Dolby Atmos Plug-In Using Your iPad
Using you iPad you can now control the panning for Dolby Atmos plug-in in Pro Tools HD. Pretty cool!
Jul. 23, 2016
Pro Tools Tips: Shortcuts For Day-to-Day Session Tasks
Being a power Pro Tools user means you have to get your head around the shortcuts. Joe Albano takes us to the next level of Pro Tools greatness showing how the Option and Shift keys can be utilized.
Jan. 9, 2015
4 Essential Tempo Tips for Pro Tools Users
Whether you think about it or not, working with tempo is something you're doing every time you work in Pro Tools. Here are 4 excellent tempo tips to help you stay in time in your sessions.
Sep. 9, 2014
The How and Why of Dithering in Pro Tools
What is dithering? When should it be applied to your mix down? These two crucial questions (for Pro Tools and other DAW users) are answered by Mike Watkinson in this insightful article.
Nov. 25, 2013
Using the New Workspace Browser in Pro Tools 11
In Pro Tools 11 the Workspace Browser has received a major update, not only in its look but also functionality. Finding files has never been easier and Mike Watkinson is here to explain how and why.
Oct. 16, 2013
Power Mixing Using Keyboard Shortcuts in Pro Tools 11
Pro Tools 11 has added a bunch of new features and workflow improvements over version 10. Mike Watkinson shows you how to get your mixing chops up to scratch in Pro Tools 11 with this guide.
Sep. 25, 2013
Using Apple Loops in Pro Tools
The idea of using Logic Pro's Apple Loops in Pro Tools might feel counter-intuitive. But, these loops are a great resource which can be accessed and used for creative ideas directly in Pro Tools.
Jun. 25, 2013
10 Free Plug-ins for Pro Tools 10
Just because it's free doesn't mean it isn't valuable! And the same goes for plug-ins! Mike Watkinson finds 10 free plug-in gems for use in Avid's Pro Tools 10 DAW.
May. 1, 2013
How Sound Affects You: Making Binaural Beats
Continuing our series of sound as a healing tool, Lynda Arnold is back exploring what binaural beats are and how they can be used for enhanced states of relaxation in your productions.
Apr. 6, 2013
Easy Bypass: Mastering Trick in Pro Tools
Get ahead when mastering Pro Tools with this quick and super-useful trick by Rishabh Rajan. Learn how to perform a quick A/B bypass at a click of a button. How much more convenient can you get?
Jan. 21, 2013
Routing to Paths and Tracks in Pro Tools
Understanding the routing to paths and tracks in Pro Tools' is fundamental for producing a good mix. In this quick tutorial, Mike Watkinson takes us on a tour deep inside the Mixer...
Nov. 27, 2012
Using VCA Masters for Mixing in Pro Tools
Using VCA masters can help you mix large Pro Tools sessions in the box with ease. Rishabh Rajan examines all the added benefits of VCAs over using groups or Aux channels.
Nov. 20, 2012
Pro Tools Optimization Tip: The Disk Cache Feature
Do away with the 'Disk too slow' message in Pro Tools 10. Rishabh Rajan shows how to optimize your system using the Disk Cache feature to load your entire system into RAM!
Oct. 9, 2012
Pro Tools Velvet Explored
Take a look inside Avid's Instrument Expansion pack for Pro Tools 10 and you'll find some succulent software instruments to get your teeth into. Mike Watkinson uncovers the luxurious Velvet.
Sep. 25, 2012
Pro Tools 10 Commands Keyboard Focus Mode
If you are a Pro Tools user and want to speed up your workflow the Commands Keyboard Focus shortcuts will help you substantially in that department. Rishabh Rajan exercises his digits.
Aug. 21, 2012
Pro Tools Transfuser: An Intro to Beat Slicing and Stuttering
The "In" effect is still glitch and beat-sliced vocals. That's right all you electronica aficionados, we're talking stuttering. And Pro Tools' Transfuser does it all. Mike Watkinson demonstrates.
Apr. 17, 2012
Pro Tools 10: Adjusting Vocal Timing Using Elastic Audio in Pro Tools
The Elastic Audio features in Pro Tools provide ultimate flexibility (sic) when editing drums and rhythmic parts. Mike Watkinson puts all its modes to the test on vocal performances.
Oct. 22, 2011
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